World Weekly with Gideon Rachman
  • How dangerous is North Korea's nuclear test? Feb 13, 2013 - 6:35 pm
  • Within hours of the North Korean nuclear test this week, the UN security council was meeting in emergency session. But how dangerous is this development, and what is likely to happen next? James Blitz, diplomatic and defense editor, Christian Oliver, former Seoul correspondent, and Simon Mundy, the current FT correspondent in Korea, join Gideon Rachman.
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